Philipp Plein


Philipp Plein SS18 – Fast & Glorious

Dear readers, fasten your seat belts because Philipp Plein’s engines have been lit and the speed is high! Every season, Philipp Plein surprises his guests by presenting a real show during fashion week! This time, as always, the parade reached a very high speed and the spectators were well open-mouth. Culture & Trend team had the pleasure to attend this fashion parade/show, which happened last Saturday, June 17 in Milan during the Men’s Fashion Week. For the upcoming Spring / Summer 2018, Philipp Plein revives and unleashes a swift, glorious parade in a pedal-to-the-metal style with pieces inspired by the celebrated Grease movie. The models represented juvenile delinquents from West Side Story, with their cigarettes tucked behind their ears. These rock and roll “rebels” paraded in their jeans and of course leather jackets that were covered with flags, skulls and “Glorious Bastards” insignia, and jeans, were decorated with flames. Plein’s…

The Menswear SS16 – Trend Report

What are the male trends for next summer? What the designers have prepared? What is the mood? What’s gone and what’s coming back? Common questions after a Milan fashion week comes to an end. Today we did a recap of the four days of men’s fashion shows that happened here in Milan. The key words: freedom and fun. In particular, I love the strong meaning of these two little words. In Milan, the menswear collections sometimes break down to the pragmatism of how men actually dress versus the fantasy of how they would like to think they do. (of course without generalizing). This is really nice because it’s like a mixture of two worlds: the real one and the one we travel in the imagination. I can affirm that this happens not only with us women, when we imagine ourselves wearing a million clothes, when in fact we are in…